Short Meditation of the Day
"Christ wants a child's heart, but a grown-up's head. He wants us to be simple, single-minded, affectionate, and teachable, as good children are; but He also wants every bit of intelligence we have . . ."- C. S. Lewis, Mere Christianity "I, therefore, a prisoner of the Lord, urge you to walk in a manner worthy of your calling to which you have been called, with all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love."- Ephesians 4:1-2 (ESV) Named after US aviation pioneer Major General William "Billy" Mitchell, the … Read More...
“Development . . . often a painful process of breaking us out of our own ambitions and independence so we can live a life of surrender and obedience before God.”- Dr. Tony Evans In Chapter 2 (“The Pain of Detours”) of Detours, Tony Evans reminds us sometimes God asks us to take the next step […]
From our Annotated Bibliography
Holiness: The Heart God Purifies (Moody Publishers, 2004) Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth published Holiness: The Heart God Purifies in 2004. The author rightly states that holiness and sin both matter to God. As a result, the message of repentance and holiness needs to transform the way we think and live. Thus, Nancy's goal in writing this book focuses on issuing an earnest appeal to God's people to … Read More...
As Chapter 9 (“Go Lower”) of One Thousand Gifts begins, author Ann Voskamp is recording her blessings via the lens of her camera. She is pleasantly interrupted by her young daughter, who is all of three and a half feet tall. Her daughter wants to take pictures as well. With operating instructions from Ann and […]